Period
to 25 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for Windows Server 2008 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Server 2008 over the 6 months to 25 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Windows Server 2008
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
25 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 107 110 86
Rank change year-on-year +3 -24 +9
Permanent jobs citing Windows Server 2008 19 12 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.27% 0.83% 2.74%
As % of the Operating Systems category 4.33% 3.23% 11.21%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 33
Gloucestershire median annual salary £25,750 £25,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.00% +2.04% -30.00%
10th Percentile £24,250 £24,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £50,625 £35,750 £40,000
South West median annual salary £31,500 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +16.67% -

Windows Server 2008 is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 439 372 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 29.25% 25.74% 24.42%
Number of salaries quoted 354 275 265
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £24,250 £24,700 £22,600
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
South West median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.75% - +8.11%

Windows Server 2008
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing Windows Server 2008 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Server 2008 in Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Gloucestershire.

Salary trend for Windows Server 2008 in Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2008
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 25 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Windows Server 2008 in Gloucestershire

Windows Server 2008
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 25 February 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester -11 12 £25,500 +2.00%
Cheltenham - 2 £30,000 -
Windows Server 2008
South West

For the 6 months to 25 February 2020, IT jobs citing Windows Server 2008 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Windows Server 2008.

1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (78.95%) Windows Server
3 14 (73.68%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (73.68%) MS Exchange
4 13 (68.42%) Windows 7
5 12 (63.16%) ITIL
5 12 (63.16%) VMware
5 12 (63.16%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (57.89%) Wireless
6 11 (57.89%) Firewall
6 11 (57.89%) Windows 10
7 10 (52.63%) Windows 8
7 10 (52.63%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (52.63%) LAN
7 10 (52.63%) WAN
8 9 (47.37%) Office 365
9 7 (36.84%) Hyper-V
10 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
11 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
11 5 (26.32%) Cisco
11 5 (26.32%) Linux
11 5 (26.32%) ITSM
11 5 (26.32%) Information Security
11 5 (26.32%) ITIL V3
11 5 (26.32%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (21.05%) Remote Desktop
12 4 (21.05%) Antivirus Management
12 4 (21.05%) Meraki
12 4 (21.05%) AVG

Windows Server 2008
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (73.68%) MS Exchange
2 10 (52.63%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (10.53%) Oracle Spatial
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 9 (47.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) Firewall
1 11 (57.89%) Wireless
2 10 (52.63%) LAN
2 10 (52.63%) WAN
3 4 (21.05%) DNS
3 4 (21.05%) Remote Desktop
3 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
4 2 (10.53%) Internet
4 2 (10.53%) NAS
4 2 (10.53%) SAN
5 1 (5.26%) DHCP
5 1 (5.26%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Database 11g
1 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MSI
General
1 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.26%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Support Engineer
2 10 (52.63%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 9 (47.37%) 2nd Line Support
3 9 (47.37%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (26.32%) IT Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) IT Support
5 3 (15.79%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) DBA
6 2 (10.53%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (10.53%) Service Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Support
6 2 (10.53%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
7 1 (5.26%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (21.05%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (10.53%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (78.95%) Windows Server
3 14 (73.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (68.42%) Windows 7
5 11 (57.89%) Windows 10
6 10 (52.63%) Windows 8
7 5 (26.32%) Linux
8 3 (15.79%) CentOS
9 2 (10.53%) AIX
9 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) Information Security
2 5 (26.32%) ITIL V3
2 5 (26.32%) ITSM
2 5 (26.32%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (21.05%) Antivirus Management
4 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (15.79%) Proactive Management
4 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
4 3 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (15.79%) Service Management
5 2 (10.53%) Application Packaging
5 2 (10.53%) Change Management
5 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
5 2 (10.53%) High Availability
5 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
2 2 (10.53%) C
2 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
2 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (15.79%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (63.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (36.84%) Hyper-V
3 4 (21.05%) Active Directory
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle Clusterware
4 2 (10.53%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (5.26%) vSphere
5 1 (5.26%) XenApp
5 1 (5.26%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Data Guard
1 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle Flashback
1 2 (10.53%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
1 2 (10.53%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) VMware
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 5 (26.32%) Cisco
3 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
4 4 (21.05%) AVG
4 4 (21.05%) Meraki
5 2 (10.53%) IBM
5 2 (10.53%) NetApp
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle
5 2 (10.53%) Remedy
6 1 (5.26%) Citrix
6 1 (5.26%) HP
6 1 (5.26%) Symantec
6 1 (5.26%) Veeam